This is a perfect companion book to the Family Maps book. It gives you the history of the parish from 1828 to the close of the year 1885.
I am posting this book again because so many people are asking for it. So here it is.
I have this book and use it frequently. It is a must have for Union Parish researchers.
This is a book of maps, 98 maps, from the U. S. Bureau of Land Management, of Union Parish from 1820-1920. It is great for finding where your ancestors lived or owned property. You can also see their neighbors. There is an index of owners with each map. It also includes cemeteries, roads, rivers, creeks, streams, railroads, and towns. In Union Parish you will find Alabama Landing, Bemis, Bernice, Bethel Springs, Brantley Landing, Canbeal, Cane Ridge, Carroll, Cecil, Cherry Ridge, Clayton, Colsons, Conway, Copley, Cox Ferry, Crossroads, Culbertson, D’Arbonne, De Loutre, Dean, Downsville, Evergreen, Farmerville, Gravel, Haile, Holmesville, Hooker Hole, Hunt, Junction City, Laran, Lillie, Linville, Litroe, Loch Lomond, Lockhart, Loco, Marion, Monroe, Moselys Bluff, Mount Union, Oakland, Ouachita City, Pisgah, Point, Port Union, Quigley, Randolph, Rocky Branch, Rum Center, Sadie, Shiloh, Shiloh Landing, Smurney, Spearsville, Spencer, Taylortown, Terrills, Thirteen Points Landing, Truxno, Tugwell, Upco, Walnut Lane, Weldon, West Sterlington and Wilhite.
Helen Osborn is a first rate genealogist and a gifted instructor. This book is essential to anyone working on their own genealogy. It covers ways to search for information, how to analyze what you find, problem solving, organizing material, citing sources, and developing an ACCURATE, well researched and documented family tree you’ll be proud to pass on to younger generations.
Uncover your ancestors with this guide for how to find a grave, understand tombstones and use death records and other cemetery data in your genealogy research. This book contains detailed step-by-steps for using FindAGrave and BillionsGraves, plus guides for understanding tombstone epitaphs and symbol meanings.
Most everyone has been told they have a Native American in their tree. Maybe one of your ancestors actually is. This book may help you piece together clues from the past that will reveal that connection.
Secret Genealogy (6 Book Series)
Find out all about your name. How and where it started and who brought it to America. This is a large book about more than a thousand names and where they came from. The names were researched decades ago by genealogists and other researchers. The information is now in a book for all of us to take advantage of.